7. WIMP or GUI Interface

Advantages and Disadvantages
Advantages Disadvantages
This type of user interface is easy to use, especially for a beginner GUIs take up a much larger amount of hard disk space than other interfaces
It is easy to explore and find your way around the system using a WIMP/ GUI interface They need significantly more memory (RAM) to run than other interface types
You do not have to learn complicated commands They use more processing power than other types of interface
There are usually a reasonable 'help' system included with WIMP interfaces They can be slow for experienced programmers to use. These people often find CLI interfaces much faster to use
You get the benefits of WYSIWYG  
They let you exchange data between different software applications  

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